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John (Bob) Coleman

John (Bob) Coleman

also known as Bob Coleman

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Personal Injury, Child Custody, Car Accidents, Wrongful Death

About Me

I live in Gainesville Georgia with my wife Tami and children, Margaret and Elizabeth. I am originally from Atlanta, Georgia.  I previously managed our domestic department at Coleman, Chambers and Rogers, LLP as well as the personal injury division. Visit us at www.colemanchambers.com to learn more about our firm.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Wrongful Death: 20%
    26 years
  2. Car Accidents: 20%
    26 years
  3. Child Custody: 20%
    26 years
  4. Personal Injury: 20%
    26 years
  5. Divorce & Separation: 20%
    26 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($175-300/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • William M. Brownell Jr.

    I have known Bob Coleman for over 25 years. We have been opposing counsel initially on criminal cases and for the past 15-20 years on domestic matters. He always proves himself as an outstanding attorney on all matters. He is always well prepared and represents his clients well. And he is well respected among attorneys and judges alike for his integrity and professionalism.

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    William Brownell Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Melissa Sue Bowen

    Bob is a zealous advocate for his clients. He is professional and courteous to opposing counsel and I have referred him cases on numerous occasions. Bob is a truly top notch domestic relations attorney.

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    Melissa Bowen Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

1370 Thompson Bridge Road, Suite 300
Gainesville, GA, 30501

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 198907/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartidale Hubbell2015
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2007
Special Assistant Attorney General of the YearJuvenile Council of the YLD2005
Special Assistant Attorney General of the YearChild Placement Project2002
Eagle ScoutBoy Scouts of AmericaN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Special Assistant Attorney GeneralGeorgia Attorney General's Office2002 - 2009
PartnerColeman, Chambers & Rogers, LLP1997 - Present
PartnerHunt Coleman Vaughan & Chambers1992 - 1997
AssociateSmith Gilliam & Williams1989 - 1992

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of AmericaN/A2015 - Present
Northeastern Judicial District Bar AssociationVice President2009 - 2010
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - Present
Northeastern Judicial District Bar AssociationTreasurer2008 - 2009
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember2004 - Present
Prevent Child Abuse-GainesvillePresident2002 - 2003
Hall County Chamber of CommerceExecutive Board Member2001 - 2003
Prevent Child Abuse-GainesvilleMember, Board of Directors1999 - 2003
Hall County Chamber of CommerceChairman1999 - 2000
Leadership Hall County ClassMember1992 - Present
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMember1992 - Present
Hall County Chamber of CommerceAssociate Director1990 - 1990
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1989 - Present
Phi Delta PhiPresident, Law School Chapter1988 - 1989
Chattahoochee Inn of CourtMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Northeastern Judicial District Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re: LW$700,000 settlement on behalf of client
CWFather obtains custody

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Mercer University - Walter F. George School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
Auburn UniversityPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1986

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Special Assistant Attorney General SeminarsDepartment of Family and Children Services2004
Child Placement Project Cross TrainingChild Placement Project2004
What Business Entity is Right for Your BusinessBusiness Entities2003
Special Assistant Attorney GeneralDepartment of Family and Children Services2003
Special Attorney GeneralDepartment of Family and Children Services2002
Special Attorney GeneralDepartment of Family and Children Services2001
Special Attorney GeneralDepartment of Family and Children Services2001
Special Assistant Attorney GeneralsDepartment of Family and Children Services2000
Special Assistant Attorney GeneralDepartment of Family and Children Services1999
Georgia Council on Child Abuse, 15th Annual SymposiumChild Abuse1999
Special Assistant Attorney General SeminarDepartment of Family and Children Services1998
Special Assistant Attorney GeneralDepartment of Family and Children Services1997
Juvenile Justice SeminarJuvenile Justice1997